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The Resource Recreating Africa : culture, kinship, and religion in the African-Portuguese world, 1441-1770, James H. Sweet

Recreating Africa : culture, kinship, and religion in the African-Portuguese world, 1441-1770, James H. Sweet

Label
Recreating Africa : culture, kinship, and religion in the African-Portuguese world, 1441-1770
Title
Recreating Africa
Title remainder
culture, kinship, and religion in the African-Portuguese world, 1441-1770
Statement of responsibility
James H. Sweet
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sweet, James H.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Slavery and the church
  • Slavery and the church
  • Afro-Brazilian cults
  • Brazil
Label
Recreating Africa : culture, kinship, and religion in the African-Portuguese world, 1441-1770, James H. Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Theory and praxis in the study of African religions
  • African divination in the diaspora
  • Calundus, curing, and medicine in the colonial world
  • Witchcraft, ritual, and resistance in the African-Portuguese diaspora
  • Part III.
  • Africans and the Catholic Church
  • African Catholicism in the Portuguese world
  • The impacts of African religious beliefs on Brazilian Catholicism
  • Part I.
  • Living and dying in the African-Portuguese diaspora
  • Demography, distribution, and diasporic streams
  • Kinship, family, and household formation
  • Disease, mortality, and master power
  • Part II.
  • African religious responses
  • Catholic vs. "other" in the world of believers
Control code
FIEb13050205
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 296 pages
Isbn
9780807828083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)51519823
Label
Recreating Africa : culture, kinship, and religion in the African-Portuguese world, 1441-1770, James H. Sweet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Theory and praxis in the study of African religions
  • African divination in the diaspora
  • Calundus, curing, and medicine in the colonial world
  • Witchcraft, ritual, and resistance in the African-Portuguese diaspora
  • Part III.
  • Africans and the Catholic Church
  • African Catholicism in the Portuguese world
  • The impacts of African religious beliefs on Brazilian Catholicism
  • Part I.
  • Living and dying in the African-Portuguese diaspora
  • Demography, distribution, and diasporic streams
  • Kinship, family, and household formation
  • Disease, mortality, and master power
  • Part II.
  • African religious responses
  • Catholic vs. "other" in the world of believers
Control code
FIEb13050205
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 296 pages
Isbn
9780807828083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)51519823

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